The Internet has grown from the simple desire to network computers to a phenomenon that is leaving a few aspects of our daily lives untouched.
It offers an abundance of opportunities and technological developments that are moving at an astounding rate. Millions of people worldwide have been exposed to the World Wide Web of computers and the information they provide.
The explosion in the use of such technologies is continuously challenged by new security loopholes, threats, and attacks. With the growth in computer users and networks, the scale and sophistication of cybercrimes have increased, thus creating a high demand for Internet Security. Viruses, trojans, and hackers are some of the dangers lurking on the Internet.
Viruses, trojans, and hackers are some of the threats lurking on the Internet, this diploma program in internet systems and security aims at developing all-round IT experts with adequate skills necessary to combat the various threats available online.
Specific objectives of this Internet systems and security program are: